Four Nirbhaya convicts executed in Tihar Jail

The four men convicted of the gang rape and murder of a Delhi woman on 16 December, 2012 were hanged in the darkness of pre-dawn today, ending a horrific chapter in India’s long history of sexual assault that had seared the nation’s soul. Continue Reading

President rejects mercy plea of Nirbhaya convict Mukesh Singh

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday rejected the mercy plea of Mukesh Singh, one of the four men convicted in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case, sources said. Continue Reading

Editorial: Justice served

The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the plea filed by one of the four convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case, seeking review of its 2017 judgement upholding his death penalty. Continue Reading

SC dismisses convict’s review plea in Nirbhaya case

The Supreme Court today dismissed the plea filed by one of the four convicts in the Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case, seeking review of its 2017 judgement upholding his death penalty. Continue Reading